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Golf Club de Louvain-La-Neuve

Rue Arthur Hardy 68,

Ottignies, Brabant 1348

  • Office

    +32 (0)10 45 05 15
  • Pro shop

    +32 (0)10 45 05 15
  • Fax

    +32 (0)10 45 44 17
  • Golf pro

    Carl Ledbury; Simon Yearsley; Gavin Singleton
  • Academy

    Pro 1 Golf Academy

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain, easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Rural countryside and woodland.

  • Designer:

    Joan Dudok van Heel

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Metres
6226
6047
5049
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
72.4
71.6
71.2

At the same location:

4-hole Academy course.

Location

Latitude:

50.682741

Longitude:

4.611855

How to get there:

20 km SE of Brussels

From the A4-E411 motorway (Brussels-Namur) heading south, take exit 7* (Louvain-la-Neuve) and follow the N4 direction Louvain-la-Neuve-Nord. After 2 km turn sharp right into Louvain-la-Neuve golf. (*If heading north on A4-E411, take exit 8, turn left at top of exit ramp and follow Louvain-la-Neuve on N25. After 1.8 km turn sharp right into golf).

Golf Club de Louvain-la-Neuve

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.

Est. 1989

Golf Club de Louvain-la-Neuve: At the edge of the Lauzelle wood, the golf course at Louvain-la-Neuve is laid out over a relatively open and gently undulating landscape. One or two small lakes come into play, most noticeably at the short par-4 17th and par-5 18th, and there's plenty of fairway and greenside bunkering to contend with throughout your round.

With quite a few short par-4s in the mix, this is definitely a course on which you should be able to build a good score, especially after you've played it once or twice. The tree-planting of a few years ago is now well on its way to maturity, and has certainly helped toughen-up the layout, compared to yesteryear. If you're not scoring too well, there's an excellent on-site golf academy, offering the opportunity to straighten out most aspects of your game.

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Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance. Maximum handicap: 36.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays €50; weekends €75.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

The "planned" city of Louvain-la-Neuve (in English "New Louvain") in Walloon Brabant was originally built in the 1960s, to accommodate the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL). The campus-style university is the largest French-speaking university in Belgium, with over 35,000 students studying there. It was created when language issues split Belgium's largest and oldest university (the Catholic University of Leuven) into two institutions - the Flemish language Katholieke Universiteit Leuven which remained in Leuven, and the Université Catholique de Louvain in Louvain-la-Neuve.

Where2Stay

  • Mercure Louvain-la-Neuve3-star

    61 Boulevard de Lauzelle, 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, near Wavre

    +32 (0)10 450 751

    Visit website

    Located in wooded parkland and close to the Louvain-la-Neuve University and Golf Course.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Royal Bercuit; Louvain-la-Neuve

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Ravenstein; Royal Waterloo; Sept Fontaines; La Tournette; Hulencourt; Empereur; Pierpont; Rigenee; Falnuee.

  • Chateau du Limelette4-star

    87 rue Charles Dubois, 1342 Ottignies - Limlette.

    +32 (0)10 42 19 99

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    The 19th century Chateau de Limelette stands on a hill overlooking the region of Limelette near Wavre and Louvain-la-Neuve. From this quiet location there are many memorable walks to be enjoyed in the surrounding woods and countryside.

    • Golf at this hotel:

      No

    • Golf within 10 km:

      Louvain-la-Neuve; Royal Waterloo (Marache and Lion courses); Empereur.

    • Golf within 30 km:

      Royal Golf Club de Belgique (Ravenstein); Sept Fontaines; Royal Bercuit; La Tournette (Americain and Anglais courses); Hulencourt; Pierpont; Rigenee; Falnuee.

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